PALPA,  25 Nov: CPN-UML candidate for the House of Representatives membership from Palpa Constituency No. 2, Thakur Gaire has won the election, securing 27,817 votes.

PALPA, Nov 6: With the operation of rafting in the river Kaligandaki in the Rani Mahal area of ​​Palpa, the attraction of domestic tourists has increased. With the increase in the interest of domestic tourists in rafting, the number of tourists visiting Rani Mahal has also increased.

Palpa, Oct 30: A bus carrying pilgrims from Rambha Rural Municipality-1 Hungi of Palpa met with an accident at Bulingtar in Nawalpur. Five people were killed in the incident. The bus with number plate Lu 6 KHA 7580, which was carrying pilgrims to the Mankamana temple at 11 o'clock in the night, had an accident at 3 o'clock in the morning at Bulingtar Rural Municipality-2, Mathar, Nawalpur under the Kaligandaki corridor.

Palpa sees boom in Dhaka textile trade

October 27, 2022 16:00 pm

TANSEN, Oct 27: The Palpali Dhaka fabric has become the choice of both domestic and foreign visitors to Palpa with product diversification in response to the desire of the consumers.

PALPA, July 25: Six people died while 16 were injured when a passenger bus (Lu 1 B 5952) met with an accident in Ribdikot-2, Laghuwa, Palpa.

BUTWAL, June 28: Butwal-Palpa road has been disrupted due to landslides in various places.

PALPA, Jan 23: The District Administration Office has suspended all services except for essential ones.

Seven dead in Palpa bus accident

January 2, 2022 12:51 pm

BUTWAL, Jan 2: As many as seven people died in a bus accident at Laghuwa in Palpa today. According to the district police office, seven people died on the spot after the bus heading to Gulmi’s Ridi from Butwal met with the accident. The bus was transporting a dead body.

Son kills mother with firewood

November 27, 2021 11:16 am

PALPA, Nov 27: Menu Saru, 62, of Ribdikot Rural Municipality-8 died after her son, Krishna Bahadur Saru, 43, hit her with firewood.

PALPA, Sept 17: The number of patients taking Ayurvedic medicines is increasing in the district. People with health issues like abdomen pain, gastritis and loss of appetite have been visiting the Ayurveda hospitals.

Pedestrian killed in truck-hit

October 10, 2021 13:30 pm

RAMPUR, Oct 10: A pedestrian has died after being hit by a truck in Baganaskali Rural Municipality-2 of Palpa district. The deceased has been identified as Shyam Bahadur Rokaya, 59, of Baganaskali-2.

KATHMANDU, August 14: Dhan Bahadur Lamtari, 35, was pronounced dead on Friday after getting shot by a hunting rifle in Ribdikot Rural Municipality-6 of Palpa.

PALPA, May 24: The Rampur Municipality of Palpa has submitted a request to the Nepal government to purchase 50,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines. Mayor Raman Bahadur Thapa of Rampur Municipality requested the Minister for Health Hridayesh Tripathi to allow them to purchase the vaccines.

Tansen is a testament to the living heritage and architecture of the Newa civilization outside the Kathmandu Valley.

PALPA, Sept 24: Five members of a family went missing in Rambha Rural Municipality-2 in Phoksingkot after a massive landslide triggered by incessant rainfall buried two houses on Wednesday night.

PALPA, Sept 19: A  COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at Lumbini Medical College in Palpa died on Friday night.

Family of deceased patients claim hospital’s rejection to admit for treatment led to his untimely demise

PALPA, Sept 17: Palpa has recorded yet another coronavirus-related death, taking the toll in the district to three.

PALPA, July 19: Vehicular movement along the Tansen-Butwal road section of the Siddhartha Highway resumed on Sunday evening.

PALPA, June 1: Palpa district has reported its first case of the novel coronavirus disease. Three persons who have recently returned from India were diagnosed with this viral infection.

RUPANDEHI, March 14: Vehicular movement on the Butwal-Palpa road section along the Siddhartha Highway will remain closed for eight hours a day as works have commenced upgrading the highway.

Recipe of Chukauni

February 18, 2020 09:00 am

One of the popular salad made in the western region of Nepal, especially in Palpa district, Chukauni is a spicy salad where potato is dressed with sour yogurt.

PALPA, Feb 3: A famous tourist destination aside, Rampur in Palpa district is proving to be an agricultural zone. Rampur municipality-6 is ahead of the total 10 wards in the production of agricultural produce. Farmers in the village have cultivated banana farming on approximately 40 ropani ( one ropani is equivalent to 5476 square feet).

PALPA, Jan 15: Thousands of devotees have thronged Ruru Kshetra (also known as Ridi) to take a holy dip in the Kaligandaki River which is considered to be a holy river and has been mentioned in various scriptures of Hindu religion for ages.

When will the schools be reconstructed?

December 30, 2019 08:46 am

PALPA, Dec 30: The reconstruction of the school buildings damaged by the 2015 earthquake so as to shift the students studying in the open to classrooms is ongoing in the district. The District Level Project Implementation Unit (Education), with a five-year deadline to complete the reconstruction work, is speeding up the work.

PALPA, Nov 26: Formal and informal programs of various kinds were held in the district on Monday as part of the 16-day activism against violence against women (VAW) organized worldwide and across the country. The campaign that begins every year from 25 November and ends in 10 December has brought stakeholders together for the cause.

PALPA, Nov 19: A coffee farmer from Burtung village of Palpa, Rewanta Bahadur Bista, 76, has a dream. He wants not just his own business to grow manifold, but also wishes that Palpa be identified as the best coffee production district. “And my dream is not baseless, we have all potential required to establish ourselves as best coffee producers in the country,” he claims.

PALPA, Sept 17: Despite high demand of coffee both in internal and foreign markets, the country is producing coffee far below its capacity.

Three die in Palpa jeep accident

September 4, 2019 18:25 pm

PALPA, Sept 4: Three persons died and 18 others sustained injuries when a jeep met with an accident at Galyang municipality-3, Kholsa in Syangja on Wednesday.

PALPA, Aug 16: People have observed Gaijatra in memory of their deceased kith and kins.

Landslide obstructs road in Palpa

August 4, 2019 14:11 pm

PALPA, Aug 4: Traffic movement along the Beldanda Bahakhola road along the Aryabhangjyang road section in Rampur, Palpa has been disrupted due to a landslide that occurred last night.

PALPA, August 2: The District Police Office (DPO) Palpa has launched a campaign against the consumption of wild mushrooms. The campaign that aims to make people aware of poisonous wild mushrooms follows the cases of frequent deaths from the consumption of poisonous mushroom harvested from forests.

PALPA, July 25: A concrete bridge has been constructed at Gaurighat of Rampur Municipality-6 in the district.

PALPA, July 23: A silage production plant of international standard has come in operation in Rampur municipality of Palpa district.

BEJHAD, June 27: Rampur municipality here has announced a policy of providing free education up to the Master's level to daughters to be born henceforth in the municipality.

PALPA, June 10: One more person has died on Monday after consuming wild mushroom in Nisdi rural municipality.

PALPA, June 9: A girl has died and 10 others have fallen sick at Sarkidanda of Jhiruwas in Nisdi rural municipality after consuming wild mushroom.

PALPA, May 9: The up-gradation of Birkot-Gejha-Bardale road section has completed. Locals joined their hands to upgrade the road linking Birkot of Purbakhola rural municipality-5 and Gejha of Rampur municipality-10.

PALPA, April 29: Five of the six passengers died on the spot after a jeep carrying the bridegroom’s procession veered off the road in Palpa.

Teenage raped in Gulmi

April 18, 2019 15:22 pm

GULMI, April 18: A 14-year-old girl of Chhatrakot rural municipality-6 in Gulmi district has been raped. Samir Miya, a.k.a. Hanuman, 45, of Tansen municipality of Palpa district raped the girl on Wednesday.

Jeep accident leaves driver dead

April 18, 2019 09:52 am

BEJHAD, April 18: A jeep accident occurred at Tahun Deurali in Rambha rural municipality left its driver dead. Lal Bahadur Sinjali, 30, who has been living at rural municipality-2, Foksingkot Surumdanda died at 8.00 last night while undergoing treatment at Lumbini Medical College, confirmed the District Police Office, Palpa.

PALPA, March 15: Thirty-four students in Palpa have been ineligible to sit for the Secondary Education Examination (SEE) scheduled to be held from coming March 24.

BEJHAD, Feb 9: The three-kilometer Palpa Butwal road section along the Siddhartha Highway is to remain sporadically closed for the next four days beginning from today for a geological survey.

JAN 29: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

January 29, 2019 18:00 pm

Your daily dose of missed important news of the day.

PALPA, Jan 26: Locals of Mathagadhi Rural Municipality in Mahilachaur of Palpa district are having sleepless nights 17 goats have been killed by tiger (s) within a span of a few months. tiger attack

PALPA, Jan 15: Paragliding has been successfully undertaken at Rampur of Palpa district. Its successful test was done on Monday at Rampur Municipality-7, Bahundanda which has abundant opportunity for paragliding.

PALPA, Dec 24: The number of women receiving abortion services has increased by 25 percent in the past one year in the district, according to the record maintained by District Health Office, Palpa.

4 killed in Palpa jeep accident

December 13, 2018 21:43 pm

PALPA, Dec 13: Four people have been killed in a jeep accident in the district on Thursday evening.

Motorcycle-hit claims pedestrian

December 6, 2018 14:33 pm

PALPA, Dec 6: A pedestrian has been killed after being hit by a motorcycle at Damakada in Tansen Municipality-9 on Thursday.

Dhanamaya Diswa becomes Palpa Folk Idol

November 25, 2018 09:26 am

PALPA, Nov 24: Dhanamaya Disuwa has won the ‘Palpa Folk Idol’ competition organized by the local Srinagar community television of Tansen.